Curriculum Guide · Courses
Professor A. Levitin
J.D. Course 1178 (cross-listed) | 4 credit hours
This course is an introduction to commercial lending, the major way that businesses raise money outside of securities markets. The course deals with the legal, institutional, and business strategy issues involved in commercial financing arrangements. It covers unsecured loans, secured loans under Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, real estate mortgages, credit enhancements, loan syndications and participations, and securitization. No laptops.
Students may not receive credit for this course and Commercial Law: Secured Transactions and Payment Systems.
No laptops may be used during class sessions.